Ryan Dorsey

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Full Name Ryan Dorsey
Age 37 Years Old
Nick Name Ryan
Gender Male
Famous As Actor
Birth Date July 19th, 1983
Birth Place Charleston, West Virginia

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About Ryan Dorsey; Actor and Ex-Spouse of Naya Rivera

An American actor as well as a model who is famous for his appearance as Marty Hammond on the TV series, "The Vampire Diaries" is known for Ryan Dorsey. Some of his television series in which he appears include "Southland", "Parks and Recreation", "The Mentalist", "Justified", "Animal Kingdom", "Shameless", "Yellowstone", "Runaways", and more. He is also best known for being the ex-spouse of American actress, Naya Rivera. Their marriage was troublesome as Naya Rivera was once accused of domestic battery against him. She was accused of hitting him. Recently, Naya Rivera died from drowning. "The autopsy findings are consistent with drowning and the condition of the body is consistent with the time that she was submerged. No traumatic injuries or disease processes were identified at autopsy," the office said in a press release. Her body was recovered on Monday (13th July 2020) morning. Recently, Ryan Dorsey and Naya Rivera's dad swim lake to help find an actress who texted a photo of location before the disappearance. Naya Rivera texted a family member a photo of her location not long before her disappearance on Lake Piru, and authorities are using it to aid in the search. "There was a picture sent to a family member that showed the boy on the boat by a cove. We found where that cove was," Robert Inglis of the Ventura County Sheriff's Office Search & Rescue Team told. He has over 100k followers on his Instagram account under the account name of @dorseyryan. Born on 19th July 1983, Ryan Dorsey is American by nationality. His birthplace/hometown is in Charleston, West Virginia, the USA. He belongs to American-White ethnicity and his race is White. Cancer is his zodiac sign and he is Christian by religion. He was born to his parents; Arnold Dorsey (father) and Patricia Healy (mother). He also has siblings; a brother, Aaron. As per his education, he attended West Carolina University to graduate with a major in a theatre but he dropped out within a semester. He then moved to New York City and got enrolled in an acting conservatory at The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts. He wanted to be NBA and NFL player but he suffered from a critical nose and elbow injury due to which he couldn't continue to play basketball. As of 2019, he celebrated his 35th birthday.

Ryan Dorsey and Naya Rivera

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Ryan Dorsey's Career 

  • Ryan Dorsey initially chooses NBA and NFL but due to critical injury in nose and elbow, he has to left NBA/NFL career. 
  • After that, he pursues his career in an acting field where, he made his first movie debut with a French crime thriller, "Blood Father" which is a 2016 movie.
  • He appeared as Tommy Miller in the TV series, "Pitch", and as Derrick in TV series, "The Night Shift".
  • His early acting roles were in the shorts "Groovin' On" and "Unspoken". 
  • He rose to fame after his appearance as Marty Hammond in season 7 of popular TV series, "The Vampire Diaries".
  • After that, he also appeared as Boyd Crowder on the final season of FX's acclaimed drama, "Justified".
  • In the year 2017, he appeared as Axel in the film "Khali the Killer".
  • Moreover, he has played the parts of Dime Bag on the TV series, "Ray Donovan", Eddie on the popular TV series, "Nashville", as Patrick on the TV series, "Colony" and as Jack Cronin on the TV series, "Major Crimes".
  • He appeared in many TV series which include; "Southland", "Parks and Recreation", "The Mentalist", "Justified", "Animal Kingdom", "Shameless", "Yellowstone", "Runaways", and more.

Ryan Dorsey DIVORCE with Naya Rivera

Ryan Dorsey was a married man. He was married to Naya Rivera on 19th July 2014 in Cabo San Lucas. Naya Rivera was an American actress, model, and singer by profession. The duo met each other in the year 2010 and began dating. Later, they broke up as Naya Rivera wanted to focus on her growing career as Santana Lopez on the Fox television series, "Glee". After some weeks of their break up, Rivera found that she was pregnant with Ryan Dorsey's baby. She then aborted the baby without knowing Dorsey. After Rivera's split from Big Sean, Dorsey and Rivera reunited in the year 2014 and got married. On 24th February 2015, they announced of expecting their first child, named Josey Hollis Dorsey who was born in September 2015. After 2 years of marriage, Rivera filed for divorce in November 2016 but called off the separation in October 2017. After a month, Rivera was arrested and charged in Kanawha County, West Virginia with misdemeanor domestic battery against Dorsey after she allegedly hit him in the head during an altercation over their child. Due to which, Rivera refiled for divorce in December 2017. On 14th June 2018, the duo finalized their divorce and agreed to temporarily share joint custody of their son. At present, the duo is focusing on their own life and they are also co-parenting their son. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. 

Ryan Dorsey with his late ex-spouse, Naya Rivera

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Missing and Death of Naya Rivera

Recently, on 8th July 2020, Naya Rivera went missing after their 4-year-old son, Josey was found alone in Rivera's rental boat at Lake Piru in Fillmore, California. Ventura County Sheriff's Office officials reported that Rivera was presumed dead after they Josey told that they went on swimming but her mother never came upon the boat. Her body was recovered on Monday morning. Rivera's body was found exactly seven years after her Glee co-star, Cory Monteith, was found dead in a Vancouver hotel room of an overdose of heroin and alcohol. Authorities said there is no indication that drugs or alcohol played a role in her death, but toxicology testing will be done. An autopsy issued by the Ventura County Medical Examiner's Office has ruled that actress Naya Rivera died as a result of drowning. "The autopsy findings are consistent with drowning and the condition of the body is consistent with the time that she was submerged. No traumatic injuries or disease processes were identified at autopsy," the office said in a press release. 

Ryan Dorsey's Net Worth 2020

Ryan Dorsey is a famous model as well as an actor. Till now, he has made huge earnings from his professional career as an actor. As of 2020, his net worth is estimated to be around $3 million. He has reached a great height in his career and he is surely earning a decent amount of salary from his career. He is living a luxurious lifestyle as of now. His major source of wealth is from acting career whereas he also earns from modeling career.